Access Time

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Access Time

In telecommunications, the delay between the time a request is made on a system and the time the system grants the request. As technology advances, access time is generally reduced.
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RMI's threading technology benefits latency sensitive networks in which memory access times cause single threaded CPUs to stall when accessing memory.
Software I/O implementation removes hardware I/O functions out of silicon into software and eliminates on-chip registers and buffers, dramatically improving memory access times.
Significant memory and cache upgrades and interconnect enhancements have dramatically increased system throughput and have reduced local and remote memory access times.